In collaboration with the City of Airdrie, local schools, and the Airdrie Board of Youth Affairs, the Mayor for a Day Challenge provides grade six students a platform to create unique and innovative ideas that could make their community a better place to live.
This initiative aims to provide grade six students the opportunity to learn how the City functions and plans for current and future projects, while supporting their current educational objectives for learning about local government.
If you are a grade six student interested in applying and want to learn more about this challenge, please contact your teacher, or
The City of Airdrie and the Airdrie Board of Youth Affairs selected the 2023 Mayor for a Day Challenge winner.
Challenge: Ashlyn wanted to support the bee population in Airdrie by improving pollination.
Idea: Ashlyn’s idea is to build a pollinator garden to not only add more beauty to our community, but to keep Airdrie’s ecosystem thriving.